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UC Cooperative Extension Ventura County
669 County Square Dr. Suite 100
Ventura CA 93003
Phone: 805.645.1451
Fax: 805.645.1474

Office Hours
Our offices are currently closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and our team is telecommuting from home. We are available via phone and email. 

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Home Gardening and Master Gardeners

There are so many reasons to garden! Research indicates that school, home and community garden efforts provide benefits across the board, including

These are just a few reasons to garden!

A. James Downer, PhD
Farm Advisor for Horticultural and Plant Pathology and Master Gardener Program Supervisor - 
U.C. Cooperative Extension, Ventura County